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Life and death decision making

by Baruch A. Brody

  • 387 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical ethics -- Decision making,
  • Life and death, Power over -- Decision making,
  • Medical ethics -- Decision making -- Case studies,
  • Life and death, Power over -- Decision making -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBaruch A. Brody.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR725.5 .B76 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 250 p. ;
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2394347M
    ISBN 10019505007X
    LC Control Number87023965

      At the end the authors shows the great difficulties in making the right decision in a situation where line between life and death is very thin. As neuroscience and medicine developed with time and new frontiers are opened the dilemmas discussed in this book will have different answers and conclusions It is not a book to take lightly/5. The item Life-and-death decision making, Baruch A. Brody represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Brigham Young University. This item is available to borrow from 1 library branch.

    Seven in ten Americans over the age of age of sixty who require medical decisions in the final days of their life lack the capacity to make them. For many of us, our biggest, life-and-death decisions—literally—will therefore be made by someone else. They will decide whether we live or die; between long life and quality of life; whether we receive heroic interventions in our final hours.   James Rachels in The End of Life: Euthanasia and Morality argues from the consequences that " there is no morally important difference between killing and letting die; if one is permissible (or objectionable), then so is the other, and to the same degree" (p. ). Brody takes the opposite position: While allowing someone to die may be morally.

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Asking the tough life and death questions. Dr Bhatia recently published a book that considers the legal and ethical issues on decisions to withhold or even withdraw treatment for extremely premature babies.

‘Part of my goal is to get discussion and debate happening. We need it and it's important.’. Real-life case studies are used to present moral theory and the ethical issues involved in life and death dilemmas in this challenging book for all medical decision-makers.

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